The American Legion Auxiliary (ALA) named Cameron Cruse and Lisa Bradley, founders of R. Riveter, as co-recipients of its Woman of the Year Award for their support of military spouses through their U.S.-based handbag company. Continue reading American Legion Auxiliary honors founders of R. Riveter with Woman of the Year Award
The Los Angeles event honored service men and women who have overcome mental illnesses and addictions. The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA) 2017 Voice Awards program recognized television and film writers and producers along with community leaders for outstanding efforts to raise awareness and understanding of mental illnesses and/or addictions.
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Actor Adam Driver learned valuable lessons as a Marine. Time is precious; it’s remarkable what you can accomplish in one day. Self-sacrifice. Moral courage. Teamwork.
Continue reading Actor Adam Driver Models the Marine Creed
Before joining PwC in his current role, Chris Crace was a Captain in the United States Marine Corps. Now, as Veterans Advocacy Leader, Crace leads PwC’s ongoing commitment to investing in diverse talent, which includes implementing an enhanced strategic roadmap and operational model for attracting, hiring and retaining veterans as well as military spouses.
Continue reading 4 Tips for Transitioning Veterans
Retired Army veteran Delphine Metcalf-Foster was recently elected National Commander of the nearly 1.3 million-member DAV (Disabled American Veterans) at the organization’s 96th National Convention.
Continue reading Army veteran becomes first woman to lead big three veterans service organization
According to the Small Business Administration, there are around 3.7 million veteran-owned businesses in the country, averaging yearly receipts of around $450,000. Compared with the billions that many of the conglomerates earn each year in the pet food industry, it makes many people wonder how a small veteran-owned pet food company can survive.
Jason Phillips, Cisco Vice President of Digital HR and Chief of Staff, agreed to sit down recently for a Q & A with U.S. Veterans Magazine. This man who spent over 11 years in the Marine Corps didn’t hold back.
Continue reading Cisco Exec Helps Vets Transition to Civilian Careers
AFWA’s Find A Pro Directory provides a resource for business owners and individuals to identify accounting and finance partners. Continue reading Accounting & Financial Women’s Alliance Launches Directory of Accounting and Finance Professionals
Ware Malcomb, an award-winning international design firm, today announced the firm’s Chief Executive Officer and artist, Lawrence R. Armstrong, has designed a first-of-its-kind Post 9-11 War Memorial to honor the military service men and women who have lost their lives in the war on terror.
The transition from active duty to civilian life can be filled with countless roadblocks, and many veterans find it challenging to secure a career that fulfills their needs and ambitions, which often result in periods of joblessness and uncertainty.
Continue reading Military veterans take command of their future with a business education